LSU begins stallion service auction
BATON ROUGE, LA. - 10/19/05 - Bidding for the 2006 multiple-breed, Internet-based Stallion Service Auction of the Louisiana State University (LSU) Equine Health Studies Program began Oct. 14.
Proceeds will go toward construction of an equine isolation unit for hospitalizing critically ill horses with infectious/contagious disease. A portion of the funds also will offset the costs associated with the rescue, treatment, shelter, feeding and rehabilitation of almost 500 horses rescued from hurricanes Katrina and Rita.
Visit the auction page at LSUEquine.com and click on the auction link. The first round of bidding will close Oct. 28 and the final round ends Dec. 16.